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Chapter 5. Windows Explorer Annoyances > SEARCH FASTER BY EXCLUDING ZIPPED FILE...

SEARCH FASTER BY EXCLUDING ZIPPED FILES

The Annoyance:

On the other hand, Search can be a little too aggressive in its searches. I archive old documents in zip files. Search looks through all my zip files, dredging up lots of old, archived, and irrelevant stuff. I archive old files so they won't be included in searches. Is there a fix for this?

Figure 5-4. Here's how to force Windows to search all file types, regardless of extension.



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